We all know that times are hard for area businesses that have been deemed nonessential and that have seen their doors closed for the last month and a half as the city, state and nation battle the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.

Tuesday morning, Bama Tan & Spa owner Karen Mathis joined the Steve Shannon Morning Show to share the sad news that is closing one of her three locations. Karen tells the Steve how the shutdown of local businesses took an emotional and financial toll.

Listen to the full interview below and remember to support your local businesses whenever you can during this pandemic.

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